At this year’s New West Fest, I finally had the opportunity to see, live, one of my favorite local bands, SHEL. Their performance was one of the few that has stuck with me. It became essential that I interview this talented quartet of sisters. And, back in September, SHEL ...
October 3rd, 2016
Artist: Touché Amoré and Self Defense Family Album: Self Love Genre: Post-hardcore Recommended if You Like: Defeater, Modern Life Is War, Polar Bear Club, Have Heart A couple of weeks ago Deathwish records had a major release day, Harms Ways’ Rust, a split between ...
April 13th, 2015
As long as recording equipment is relatively cheap, we will always have kids who learn three chords and then record an album in their bedroom. It’s not a bad thing at all, but it does increase the volume of CDs we get considerably. So it’s nice when one of those bands, Beach
February 15th, 2013
Caribou is from Ontario. So is Manitoba. Now, Daphni is too. They are all pet bands headed by Dan Snaith, a Canadian multi-instrumentalist and doctor of mathematics who toured with Radiohead this year. Caribou isn’t really the thing you’d play in a discotheque, but ...
October 12th, 2012